AP Psych Review ChAPters 1-3 (gr)

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Chapters 1-3 for Mr. Mohls AP Psych class. Super fun! Try it!


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  • 1. 
    Who was the "father" of psychoanalytic psychology?
    • A. 

      B.F. Skinner

    • B. 

      Carl Rogers

    • C. 

      Inez Prosser

    • D. 

      Sigmund Freud

    • E. 

      John Mohl

  • 2. 
    B.F. Skinner was a leader in this field of psychology?
    • A. 

      Behaviorism

    • B. 

      Humanism

    • C. 

      Positive psychology

    • D. 

      Hypnosis

    • E. 

      Psychoanaylitic theory

  • 3. 
    Your friend conducts an experiment studying the effects of prescription drugs on the human brain, when abused. He chooses 10 subjects, all male and all white. What form of bias is this?
    • A. 

      Experimenter bias

    • B. 

      Social desirability bias

    • C. 

      Response set

    • D. 

      Double-blind solution

    • E. 

      Sampling bias

  • 4. 
    The following structure supports the neuron
    • A. 

      Dendrite

    • B. 

      Glia cell

    • C. 

      Soma

    • D. 

      Somatic clef

    • E. 

      Terminal button

  • 5. 
    The all-or-none theory could be compared to a...
    • A. 

      Firing gun

    • B. 

      Over flowing cup

    • C. 

      Strolling pedestrian

    • D. 

      Barking dog

    • E. 

      Bicycle

  • 6. 
    The thalamus monitors all sensory information except...
    • A. 

      Speech

    • B. 

      Touch

    • C. 

      Smell

    • D. 

      Hearing

    • E. 

      Sight

  • 7. 
    Sensation is different from perception because it only deals with_____ of sense organs.
    • A. 

      Selection

    • B. 

      Organization

    • C. 

      Selection/organization

    • D. 

      Stimulation

    • E. 

      Denial

  • 8. 
    Weber's law studies the____.
    • A. 

      Initial stimulus

    • B. 

      Just noticeable difference compared to initial stimulus

    • C. 

      Just noticeable difference

    • D. 

      Speed of cone and rod changing

    • E. 

      Nearsightedness

  • 9. 
    The cornea is where_____.
    • A. 

      The light gets focused on the retina

    • B. 

      The light enters the eye

    • C. 

      Regulation of amount of light happens

    • D. 

      Absorption of light occurs

    • E. 

      The blind spot is located

  • 10. 
    The sequence of events for light entering through the second pathway is ______.
    • A. 

      Thalamus-primary visual cortex-superior colliculus

    • B. 

      Primary visual cortex-superior colliculus- thalamus

    • C. 

      Superior colliculus- primary visual cortex- thalamus

    • D. 

      Superior colliculus- thalamus-primary visual cortex

    • E. 

      Primary visual cortex- thalamus- superior colliculus